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KHL looks to expand into China

MOSCOW (AP) — The Kontinental Hockey League wants to expand into China, hoping to use a successful Chinese Winter Olympic bid to conquer the vast market.

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What happened at NFL meetings and what it means

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell smiles while speaking to reporters during the NFL's spring meetings in San Francisco, Wednesday, May 20, 2015. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — NFL owners concluded an especially hectic spring meetings by setting up what figures to be a very busy summer and fall.

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Bell, MLSE chairman Tanenbaum buy CFL’s Argonauts

TORONTO (AP) — Sixty-five years after watching his first Toronto Argonauts game, Larry Tanenbaum is taking the Canadian Football League team back home.

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Toronto Maple Leafs hire Mike Babcock as new head coach

In this Nov. 24, 2014, file photo, Detroit Red Wings head coach Mike Babcock reacts on the bench during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Ottawa Senators in Detroit. The Toronto Maple Leafs have hired Mike Babcock as their new head coach, Wednesday, May 20, 2015. (AP Photo/Tony Ding, File)

Mike Babcock moved from one Original Six franchise to another Wednesday, agreeing to an eight-year, $50 million deal to coach the Toronto Maple Leafs.

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